• Heart Of Hadrian's Wall

    A Day Is Never Long Enough
  • Heart Of Hadrian's Wall

    Magical in Winter
  • Heart Of Hadrian's Wall

    Unrivaled Roman Heritage


This 75 mile long wall is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is the most important monument built by the Romans in Britain.


We have a wide range of award winning B&Bs, Hotels and Hostels, many who welcome walkers and cyclists.


Whether you prefer the fine dining of a traditional French Bistro or Indian and Italian cuisine, you won't be disappointed.

You'll get a warm welcome at the many towns and villages in the area and there is accommodation for every taste and budget. Take your time to explore the whole of the wall from here – and you can even venture further afield. The Heart of Hadrian's Wall is a great central place to stay and explore all the activities at Kielder Forest, the market town of Hexham, the historic city of Carlisle and the North Lakes, or even the Metro Centre in Newcastle/Gateshead.

From Roman history to action and adventure, the Heart of Hadrian's Wall has it all. Come and spend a while in Britain's Great Outdoors – a day will never be long enough!

Latest Blog Entries

  • Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness in Heart of Hadrian’s Wall Country

    Come and experience warm, cosy tea rooms, roaring log fires amongst stone-walled pubs and take a closer look at the clear skies with its bird-filled treasures. Enjoy misty, atmospheric walks in the Heart of Hadrian’s Wall Country. Look up at the dark skies, in the evenings, to see the...
  • Aesica Roman Fort

    Aesica was the 9th fort on Hadrian’s Wall and is the nearest (clearly visible) site to us here at Broomshaw. When visitors arrive, we often direct them on a shortish walking circuit which will allow them to get their bearings, see ‘ proper remains’ and arrive at The Milecastle...
  • Haltwhistle Burn Gorge

    Although it provides a direct walking route from Haltwhistle to Hadrian’s Wall at Cawfields, the Haltwhistle Burn Gorge is well kept secret that even some locals are unaware of. From its peaty beginnings in the hinterland behind Hadrian’s Wall, the Haltwhistle Burn makes its way through...